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My MBA Story- Christina Wallace

Meet Christina Wallace, a serial entrepreneur, storyteller, and all-around woman in tech. While she’s currently the VP of Growth at early stage startup Bionic, she’s also founded venture-backed fashion startup Quincy Apparel, opened the New York office of Startup Institute, and founded BridgeUp: STEM @ the American Museum of Natural History, a new educational division that inspires girls to love computer science.

I was totally inspired talking to Christina and I’m sure you’ll share my sentiments after you spend a few minutes soaking up all the awesome career tips she’s sharing on this episode.

Find out why this amazing MBA grad is taking on the tech world and forging a path for successful women to follow.

On This Podcast Episode:

  • Christina Wallace – a serial entrepreneur that has already had one heck of a career journey…and she’s only just getting started
  • Learn why Mashable called her one of “44 Female Founders to Know” and Refinery29 named her one of the “Most Powerful Women in NYC Tech
  • Uncover how the Forté Foundation has helped Christina in her career journey
  • Listen to Christina’s most important lessons for getting ahead in your career

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Forté is an action-oriented non-profit, led and funded by a consortium of top schools and multinational corporations that are passionate about advancing women in business. Forté provides programming to women at all career stages with a curriculum designed to overcome myths and misperceptions about business careers, to support women throughout the MBA process, and to help women advance in business through workshops, networking, and inspirational role models. Forté is moving the needle by growing the number of women business leaders.

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My MBA Story: Jessica Kapadia

Meet Jessica Kapadia. She is a stellar MBA graduate that is on the move in the field of tech and just happens to work at one of the most enviable companies, Apple. What I love about Jessica’s story is that she’s already had a diverse career path as a millennial while taking some daring risks along the way. Proof that your career path doesn’t have to look like everyone elses.

Jessica Kapadia is a woman on a mission. She's forging a unique career in tech and crediting her MBA that gave her the confidence to go for her dreams. Find out some of her best pieces of advice for women to create the career of their dreams.

On This Podcast Episode:

  • Jessica’s sharing her career journey and why an MBA has helped her get ahead
  • Learn why she decided to sell everything and move to India
  • Uncover how the Forté Foundation has helped Jessica in her career journey
  • Listen to Jessica’s most important lessons for getting ahead in your career

This podcast was sponsored by:

Forté is an action-oriented non-profit, led and funded by a consortium of top schools and multinational corporations that are passionate about advancing women in business. Forté provides programming to women at all career stages with a curriculum designed to overcome myths and misperceptions about business careers, to support women throughout the MBA process, and to help women advance in business through workshops, networking, and inspirational role models. Forté is moving the needle by growing the number of women business leaders.

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Stomping the Grapes With Sarah Quider

Sometimes, it takes a woman’s touch. Throughout the history of winemaking, it’s been mostly a man’s game. That’s not the case at the famed Ferrari-Carano in Healdsburg, where scientist turned winemaker Sarah Quider heads all of their stellar award-winning wine programs, which is made up of a talented team of female winemakers.

From making wine in their garage over 30 years ago, Ferrari-Carano has now become one Sonoma County’s top winemakers, with worldwide recognition. Wine tasting at their lush property in Healdsburg is absolute must stop in wine country.

On This Podcast Episode:

We love our conversation with top winemaking boss lady Sarah Quider, as we chatted about how she went from biology student to top winemaker, the science behind creating wine and how the tides are turning for female winemakers.

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The Power of Inspiration – Kristi Hedges

The power to motivate and energize people is more crucial than ever before—especially for today’s top businesses, which depend on an engaged workforce as they compete for top talent. CEO coach and communication expert Kristi Hedges has written the book on how business leaders can take their work to the next level, THE INSPIRATION CODE.

On This Podcast Episode:

Go behind the scenes of Kristi’s new book, THE INSPIRATION CODE, as she outlines how each one of us can create inspiration every day and light a fire in ourselves and in each other. Find out what you need to know about inspiring and being inspired yourself.

Professionally, Kristi Hedges is also the CEO of the Hedges Company, where she coaches CEOs and senior executives from Fortune 500 companies, the United States government, and global nonprofits.

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4 Lessons After Making a Million Dollars – Jeff Goins

Best-selling author, writer, speaker and entrepreneur, Jeff Goins, knows first hand that Real Artists Don’t Starve. On a journey himself, while writing this new book, Jeff was on a mission to, “put money in its proper place.” While we all thinking making a million dollars will solve all our life problems, Jeff has learned that money has to be a means rather than a master.

Learn why Real Artists Don't Starve and how a million bucks doesn't automatically make you happy with Jeff Goins.

 

His new book, Real Artists Don’t Starve, is a great follow up to his national bestseller, The Art of Work. Jeff shares tips that all artists need to remember – we don’t need to starve to be a good artist. This, he learned first hand.

On This Podcast Episode:

  • Jeff shares his 4 lessons after making a million bucks
  • Learn why Jeff says we all need to know how to steal like an artist
  • Find out some of Jeff’s favorite tips from his new book
  • Take a peek at Jeff’s journey from working for someone else to building a million dollar business

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Is Your Side Hustle Worth the Hustle

A side hustle is the new “it” word – if you don’t have a side hustle you’re thinking about what side hustle you can start.

Find out how to win with a side hustle and what you need to know before you start one.

I’ve been side hustlin’ my entire career from my college days until now. If I can pass along any lessons about getting ahead and achieving goals it is simply that you have to put yourself out there and be willing to risk failing.

Side hustles aren’t just for those of you that are trying to scrape together some extra cash. Famous NBA player, LeBron James, just recently announced that he passed up a $15 mill deal with McDonald’s to become a 10% franchise owner in Blaze Pizza when they started back in 2012. He’s laughing all the way to the bank on that deal – the company is now worth over $1.1 billion.

On This Podcast Episode:

  • Find out why a  new survey from Bankrate shows that 44 million Americans are all about the side hustle and millennials are leading the charge.
  • Why you should consider a side hustle
  • My advice about trying a side hustle before you buy the side hustle
  • How do you start a side hustle
  • Some tips for keeping track of all your side hustle money

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Summer Reboot – How Fashion is Solving the Refugee Crisis, Angela Luna

We’re in full swing with our summer reboot bringing you one of our most popular episodes about how fashion is working to solve the refugee crisis in Syria with ADIFF founder and creator, Angela Luna. While we’re on hiatus for a few weeks we’re bringing you some of our very best, most popular, and just great episodes for you to enjoy twice a week.

Angela Luna created a company called, ADIFF, and their mission is to create fashionable garments that can have practical purposes. She is a millennial entrepreneur on a mission.

Angela Luna is a millennial on a mission. As a student at Parsons School of Design, Angela turned a desire to solve the refugee crisis into a full-fledged business. Learning the ropes of entrepreneurship, Angela has already been featured on stages like TEDx talking about her mission, designs, and her passion for giving back.

You may have caught Angela’s recent Microsoft commercial (big congrats to Angela).

On This Podcast Episode:

Angela’s company, aptly called ADIFF, is focused on creating socially conscious fashion. She’s got jackets that turn into tents, jackets that turn into sleeping bags, and even jackets that turn into flotation devices, just to name a few.

We’ll chat with Angela all about her Kickstarter campaign, how she came up with the idea and why she’s so passionate about solving the refugee crisis.

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How Chris Reining Saved a Million Dollars & Retired at 35

I hope you’ve tuned into all our podcasts this week in our Summer Money Series. We’re ending the week with a story that is an achievable goal for everyone. Chris Reining decided that he had enough with the same ole’ work week and charted a path to save a million dollars and retire at 35.

You may be thinking, “It’s not possible.” It is though. Chris is sharing his story about how he used investing in the stock market to get to the elusive million dollar mark.

On This Podcast Episode:

  • Chris shares his journey to saving a million dollars and why retiring at 35 was his goal
  • We chat about tips to get your money working for you right now
  • Learn Chris’ strategy for how he cut back to save more and why he says you don’t have to give up your lifestyle to be smart financially
  • Chris shares what he’s up to now…now that he’s retired

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How to Make Big Bucks Blogging – Michelle Schroeder-Gardner

We’re rounding out our Summer Money Series week with an awesome episode focused on how to make the big bucks blogging. Michelle Schroeder-Gardner runs the popular blog, Making Sense of Cents, and has been leading the pack when it comes to making money blogging.

Want the inside scoop on how to make money blogging? Michelle from Making Sense of Cents is sharing her tips.

On This Podcast Episode:

  • Michelle answers the question on everyone’s mind, “can you still make money blogging”
  • Find out how Michelle went from casual blogger to making the big bucks
  • Learn a few tips that Michelle thinks will help your blog thrive
  • We’ll chat about Michelle’s course, Making Sense of Affiliate Marketing

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Flat Broke to Financial Badass with Broke Millennial, Erin Lowry

Long before her book, Broke Millennial, hit the shelves, Erin Lowry was dishing all sorts of money advice and tips on her blog, Broke Millennial.

Dishing on the new book by Erin Lowry, Broke Millennial. Find out what you need to know to go from flat broke to financial badass.

Now with her book out, Broke Millennial, Erin shares with us her tips from going from “flat broke to financial badass.” Take it from her – she was able to graduate debt-free and live within her means in New York City on a small salary right out of college.

On This Podcast Episode:

  • Erin’s sharing her journey from blog to book and the lessons she learned along the way
  • Find out what three things Erin thinks are super important take aways from the book that you need to learn about
  • We chat about some of her tips to take you from “flat broke to financial badass”

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